Events

in Grand Rapids


27

Thu
Hops at 84 East
July 27, 6:00p.m. - 12:00a.m.
We welcome back our friends from Grand Haven, MI for a mid-summer tap event. We'll be pouring Cloudy With a Chance of Hops, Wheezin' the Juice, Mother Schmucker, Nutter Your Business (on Nitro), Barrel-Aged Vanilla Maple Oatmeal Stout, and Barrel-Aged Nutter Your Business. We hope that you can come to Hops and enjoy one (or three) of these great beers with us.

28

Fri
Tent Party   
84th Street Pub & Grille
July 28, 7:00p.m.
Friday night: Doors open at 7:00 outside. DJ starts at 8:00. Enjoy drinks, burgers, dogs, brats & dancing until 12:30. Saturday night: Doors open at 5:00 outside. In The Red starts at 8:00 and there will be fresh BBQ by Little Town Jerky Company. Brats, BBQ Pork and Brisket!

28

Fri
Tent Party   
84th Street Pub & Grille
July 28, 7:00p.m. - July 29, 11:55p.m.
Come celebrate Byron Days with our Annual 2 Night- Tent Party Event! $2.00 12oz Miller lite and Coors Light Drafts $3.00 12oz Oberon and Summer Shandy Drafts $3.00/$4.00 cans (various variety) $2.00 Well Liquor Drinks $3.00 Call Liquor Drinks Featuring: Rockets DJ Services on Friday night In the Red (live band) and Saturday

29

Sat
Hops at 84 East
July 29, 8:00p.m. - 11:00p.m.
Singer-Songwriter John Sanger returns to Hops to once again perform in our taproom. From his biography published on Facebook, "Like a sonic chef, John Sanger adds tasty lyrical and melodic ingredients for a sonically delicious listening experience. His lyrics embody relationship experiences, changing life paths, and the celebration of life’s victories with a blending of music influences ranging...

29

Sat
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
July 29, 9:00p.m. - 12:00a.m.
As a duo of Resonator guitar and Cajon drum, Drew Pentkowski and Loren Kranz began sharing songs in the spring of 2012. Soon they sought to expand to a full band with the addition of mutual friend Ryan Fitzgerald on upright bass.

4

Fri
Hops at 84 East
August 04, 8:00p.m. - 11:00p.m.
Join us for a free show at Hops! Great beer selection and full menu http://www.hops84east.com/

4

Fri
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
August 04, 9:00p.m. - 11:59p.m.
From introspective dobro-driven tunes that wax poetic about heartbreak, addiction and modern America to up-tempo bluegrass cuts played with a traditional flair, Mark Lavengood's new album “We’ve Come Along” puts the listener right in the moment and keeps them moving down the metaphorical road to the next big feel. The album, in a nutshell, resonates life. Lavengood, aka “Huggy Bear,” may be be...

6

Sun
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
August 06, 11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.
Stay Twisted Community Fitness and The Mitten Bar are partnering together to host Bend and Brew every other Sunday during the summer. Bend and Brews are scheduled for: 8/20 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. 15 tickets are available. Yogis of all skill level, novice to expert, are invited to join us as we flow together. The ticket price includes the yoga instruction, use of a yoga mat and beverage from Th...

12

Sat
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
August 12, 9:00p.m. - 11:59p.m.
ElectroCats is a brand new two piece act featuring Dave Menzo and Craig "Griff" Griffith. Loops and effects meet old-school musicianship. Dance party!

18

Fri
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
August 18, 9:00p.m. - 11:59p.m.
Traverse City native Benjaman James is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist with roots in funk, jazz, R&B, and soul. Benjaman inspires his audience by generating dance-worthy, captivating music that takes listeners on an energetic improvisational journey. Benjaman features a collection of seven incredible Michigan-based musicians, including a heroic horn section that has made dancers ...

20

Sun
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
August 20, 11:00a.m. - 12:00p.m.
Join us fo the last brew of summer 2017! Stay Twisted Community Fitness and The Mitten Bar are partnering together to host Bend and Brew every other Sunday during the summer. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. 15 tickets are available. Yogis of all skill level, novice to expert, are invited to join us as we flow together. The ticket price includes the yoga instruction, use of a yoga mat and beverage fro...

26

Sat
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
August 26, 9:00p.m. - 11:59p.m.
A melting pot of Funk Jazz, Soul, Fusion & boogie They function mostly as a 3 or 4 piece or solo unit and occasionally add a vocalist and horn section.

16

Sat
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
September 16, 9:00p.m. - 11:59p.m.
The Heavy Pine believes in doing great music no one else plays. You'll hear B-Sides, Originals and some songs you've forgotten...

30

Sat
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
September 30, 9:00a.m. - 11:59p.m.
Drummer turned guitarist turned songwriter, Brett Mitchell, can swing sweet and low but also, rock yer socks off. Folky-Indie-Pop-Rock solo or band.

7

Sat
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
October 07, 8:30p.m. - 11:30p.m.
The Whistle Stop Revue is an Americana band formed in 2012 in the Southeastern region of Michigan. The band is known for its unique and eclectic style, which fuses elements of bluegrass, blues, rock, country, jazz, and other forms of music in their live performances.

13

Fri
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
October 13, 8:30p.m. - 11:30p.m.
They hale from Chicago and call the Midwest their home. Steve Leaf crafts songs of love, loss, and history while Dan Haefs and Nick Young hold down one of the finest rhythm sections of our time.

20

Fri
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
October 20, 8:30p.m. - 11:30p.m.
Americana's wild child ClusterPluck mixes bluegrass, folk, rock, and country into a hearty sonic stew. Throwing tradition aside, they utilize banjo, guitar, bass, violin, mandolin, and dobro. This four piece band from St. Louis, MO produces an up-beat, grassy energy with a little country jam for listeners of all ages to savor.

10

Fri
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
November 10, 8:30p.m. - 11:30p.m.
"Big Dudee Roo is committed to rock and roll, and the making of it. Started by high school friends Justin Dore (guitar), Max Lockwood (bass, vocals), and Nate Wagner (guitar) in a small town in West Michigan, and now with the addition of Daine Hammerle (drums), the band has matured into a powerhouse of driving rhythms, heavy guitars, and thoughtful, poetic lyricism. Their latest releases, calle...

17

Fri
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
November 17, 8:30p.m. - 11:30p.m.
Inspired by early jazz and modern jam bands, Chris grew up jamming with friends and is now bringing his smooth guitar tone to brew pubs and music festivals around the midwest.

24

Fri
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
November 24, 8:30p.m. - 11:30p.m.
Southern Tier Based Organic Folk Duo Rapid River Boys Are Releasing Animating Principle This Fall. The Homespun Musicians Expand On Their EP Trek, Rooting Into The Core Of Their Experiences With Emotional Tenacity. Vulnerable And Strong, The Melodic Combination Of Guitar, Banjo And Mandolin Spawns A Positive Vibration That Will Uplift Listeners. In 2015 Fill Your Cup Was Featured On RoadTrip N...

2

Sat
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
December 02, 8:30p.m. - 11:30p.m.
Theo Batzer is an American Songwriter, Singer, and Storyteller armed with a band driven by a soulful sensibility for improvisation that brings you out around the dark side of the Moon and back down to the heart of America again. Surf the Moon Waves on a vastly epic array of American Genres deeply blended to come together as "Galactic JAMericana". Theo Batzer Band (former name) has been an o...

16

Sat
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
December 16, 8:30p.m. - 11:30p.m.
1000 Watt Prophets is a band of road dogs and troubadours ushering in a new age of organic, heartfelt music.

30

Sat
The Mitten Bar: A Michigan Ideology
December 30, 8:30p.m. - 11:30p.m.
NYE weekend in Ludington! Join us for a free show :)